[ slahyp ]
/ slaɪp /
a sledge, drag, or sleigh.
verb (used with object), sliped, slip·ing.
to peel or strip the outer coating from, especially to peel bark from (a tree or twig).
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Origin of slipe
1425–75; late Middle English slypen < ?
Words nearby slipe
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Example sentences from the Web for sliped
Sliped, "sliped down to the hard knee" (N77,c), sloped: note the rhyme with "striped."
British Dictionary definitions for sliped
/ (slaɪp) /
- wool removed from the pelt of a slaughtered sheep by immersion in a chemical bath
- (as modifier)slipe wool
Word Origin for slipe
from English dialect
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